Seven club members representing Singing for Memory attended a reception at Holehird hosted by the Lord Lieutenant of Cumbria Mrs Claire Hensman. Six voluntary groups nominated for the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service were at the reception including Grange Soroptimists … Continued
Seven members visited Barrow women’s Centre and were taken around the new premises by Rachael Hoggarth the Centre Manager and were able to see firsrt hand the excellent work going on to support teenage girls and women in multiple wauys. … Continued
Memnbers enjoyed a celebratory meal at the Club AGM.. After the AGM Lesley Smyth gave the club a short talk on her recent visit to Meru in Kenya.
Members and friends swam in the 2018 Swimathon in Kendal, swimming 127 lengths in 55 minutes and raising £153 so far for ShelterBox, which provides relief for victims of disasters. Club members have swum in the Swimathon for over 25 … Continued
Club members enjoyed a club trip to the musical Sister Act in the Victoria Hall , followed by a meal at Thyme Out.
Club members and friends enjoyed haggis, neaps and tatties at a Burns night supper on Friday 26th January. Ewan Cameron piped in the haggis and did a full address to the haggis. The traditional speeches were followed by singing of … Continued
The club participated in the annual Christmas Tree Festival at St Paul’s Church in Grange. This year’s theme was the Twelve Days of Christmas. President Mary Ann decorated the tree with cards depicting rthe Twelve Days of Christmas but also … Continued
Thirty attenders and voluinteers enjoyed a singing session and Christmas party at the final session of the year on 14rth December.
Members enjoyed good food, friendship and a News Quiz at the Christmas Party at the Hampsfield House Hotel. The club also welcomed 3 new linked members on the night
Members and guests enjoyed a fantastic Flower demonstration “The Magic of Christmas” at Ulverston Sports and Social Club. The evening was successfiul with beautiful Christmas arrangements demonstrated , then raffled in aid of Soroptimist Charities. An excellent buffet was enjoyed … Continued